How to Remove a Tick

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How do I remove a tick from my cat?

How to Remove a Tick

The easiest way to remove ticks from any animal is to use a pair of tweezers.

Grab the tick with the tweezers as close to the animal's skin as possible; this will insure that you remove the head as well as the body of the tick.

I have had better luck if I use a quick, jerking motion, rather than a continuous pulling motion, since this could separate the head from the body of the tick.

   

Comments

4/11/2007 4:47:11 AM
charlotte said:

i put tea-tree on the tick and then pull.




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